|Behind the Scenes of Holy Ground - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 029 - June 19, 2012 Erik Greenberg Anjou, director of the acclaimed documentary The Klezmatics: On Holy Ground, talks about the making of the film and the upbeat message he hopes to spread to his audiences.
Keywords: documentary, Emma Morgenstern, Erik Greenberg Anjou, Frank London, Klezmer, Lorin Sklamberg, Music, The Klezmatics, The Klezmatics: On Holy Ground, Yiddish, Yiddish Book Center Audio, Yiddish music, Yidstock
|Worst Chanukah Song Ever! - Ben Bresky|
Worst Chanukah Song Ever! Now that I have you attention, here are some really great new holiday tunes including your requests for awesome cool Chanukah music. To download click here: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Radio/News.aspx/2710 Subliminal and the Shadow - Banu Choshech Legaresh Groyse Metsie - Banu Choshech Legaresh Michelle Citrin - Left to Right Maccabeats - Candlelight Woody Guthrie - Hanuka Dance The Klezmatics - Happy Joyous Hanuka George Frideric Handel - Judas Maccabaeus - See t...
Keywords: Ben Bresky; bresky; Chanukah; hanuka; hanukkah; jewish music; jewish; music; israeli music; israeli; israel; judaism; matisyahu; carlebach; klezmatics; woody guthrie
|Seth Rogovoy on Yidstock - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 024 - May 30, 2012 Yidstock will bring some of the top names in klezmer to the stage at the Yiddish Book Center. Seth Rogovoy, Yidstockâs program organizer, explains how the bands, which include the Klezmatics and Socalled, represent the many incarnations of klezmer.
Keywords: Brian Bender Duo, Eleanor Reissa, Emma Morgenstern, Frank London, Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars, Hankus Netsky, Hebrew National Salvage, Michael Winograd Trio, Seth Rogovoy, Socalled, The Klezmatics, Yiddish Book Center Audio, Yidstock
|Frank London 8August2011 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Allie)|
Frank London’s interview begins with an interesting dive into his familial heritage. Frank weaves through the half finished stories he’s picked up in his lifetime, and deduces that as far as he knows, he’s at least third generation American on both sides of his family. Though little of his family’s geographical history is known to him, Frank tells numerous stories of his family’s reputation as they moved in and around New York City and Connecticut...
Keywords: Family history and stories re. ancestors; Childhood; Yiddish language (feelings of/about; meaning; descriptions of); Yiddish revival and activism; Post-vernacular uses of Yiddish; Visual Arts; Theater; Music; Literature; Career and Professional Life; Scholarship; Education; United States; Politics and political movements; Food and culinary traditions; Roots/heritage; Travel; Assimilation; NYC; Hankus Netsky; I.L. Peretz; Itzak Manger; Klezmatics; Frank Londons (Klezmer) Brass All-Stars; Klezmer Conservatory Band; New England Conservatory; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project
|Michael Winograd 25August2011 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Allie)|
Michael Winograd was interviewed by Pauline Katz on August 25, 2011 at KlezKanada. Michael begins his interview by briefly describing his family as half Russian and half Polish. Michael explains that his family wanted to become American, and when they arrived in the United States in the late nineteenth century they did not speak very much about their life in Europe. It wasn’t until Michael’s paternal great uncle moved to Brooklyn that he received a number of photographs that represented a fa...
Keywords: Michael Winograd; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture; Family history and stories re. ancestors; United States; Eastern Europe; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language (feelings of/about; meaning; descriptions of); Music; Poetry; Career and Professional Life; Education; Western Europe; Yiddish revival and activism; Long Island; Camp Ramah; Mickey Katz; Irving Fields; Adrienne cooper; Daniel Kahn; Socalled; KlezKamp; Jenny Romaine; Sid Beckerman; Michael Winograd Trio; Patrick Farrell; Benjy Fox-Rosen; New England Conservatory; Hankus Netsky; KlezKanada; Matt Darriau; Klezmatics; Merlin Shepherd; Budowitz; Brooklyn; Yiddish Princess; Sarah Gordon; heavy metal